[OS X TeX] Re: [MacTeX] tlmgr testing
simon at simifilm.ch
Sat Sep 13 20:25:23 EDT 2008
On 13.09.2008, at 15:18, Karl Berry wrote:
> Hi Simon,
>> today I tried the following minimal document which to my surprise
>> didn't compile:
> I cannot think of any reason why tlmgr would delete basic files such
> book.cls, and the recent changes seem completely unrelated. Maybe the
> base files are still on disk but the ls-R files got corrupted somehow?
> Try running mktexlsr. And, say,
> find /usr/local/texlive/2008/texmf-dist/ -name book.cls -print
> to see if the file is really there.
> Or maybe it's stray environment variable settings?
Following Herb's advised, I completely reinstalled MacTeX2008, the
document compiled fine then. I then manually downloaded the new tlmgr
from tug svn as recommended by Dick. I'm currently in the process of
updating and everything seems to work fine so far.
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